194688 - Scientist II, Molecular Biology
CA-Southern California - San Diego
Up to $40.00 DOE
12 mos
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist II, Molecular Biologyfor an opening in Carlsbad, CA.

We are seeking a creative and motivated Scientist II to join our rapidly growing clinical sequencing team. The candidate will be responsible for developing new products and will work closely with cross-functional teams including Bioinformatics, Marketing, Quality, Regulatory and/or Operations.

Successful candidates will have a strong molecular biology experience with a background in molecular applications including hands-on experience in PCR and sequencing. The candidate will work independently in a fast-paced environment with very supportive teammates. Independently designs experimental plans, analyzes experimental data, generates laboratory protocols, and writes technical reports. Troubleshoots and solves difficult problems in the design/execution of development projects. Maintains accurate lab notebook to support protection of intellectual property in accordance with relevant client required standards. Presents data at weekly and monthly meetings. Interacts closely with other internal departments (i.e., Bioinformatics, Marketing, Quality, Regulatory and/or Operations). Complies with all company safety, training, and quality regulations.

PCR and sequencing experience are preferred. Prior industrial experience is desirable. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Background in working with PCR and sequencing based assays. Proven proficiency in data analysis, research design, troubleshooting, and procedures for products or technologies.

Accredited Master's degree in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Genetics, or a related discipline and 1-2 plus years of lab experience is required.
Alternately, an accredited Bachelor's degree with 3 plus years of experience is acceptable.


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Patrick Costello
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x181 or (800) 927-9318 x181

To ensure compliance with President Biden’s September 9, 2021 executive order, the client is implementing a new requirement for U.S.-based employees to either show proof of being fully vaccinated from COVID-19, or have an approved reasonable accommodation (based on a disability/medical condition or sincerely held religious belief) exempting them from the requirement, by December 8, 2021 (timing may vary in some states). Individuals who are unable to meet COVID-19 requirements due to a disability/medical condition or sincerely held religious belief may apply for a reasonable accommodation during the post-offer process. Individuals with approved accommodations will be subject to frequent COVID-19 testing.

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.